Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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creeping spotflower
Acmella decumbens
Acmella decumbens
creeping spotflower Aster Family
Acmella decumbens Asteraceae
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English common name
  •creeping spotflower
Spanish common name
  •nim nim
accepted scientific name
  •Acmella decumbens (Sm.) R.K. Jansen
rules for finding collection records
  •Acmella decumbens (437)
family name
  • Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2013 Andrés González
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.2 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (64%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Wikimedia Commons (2)
SEINet (1)
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